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14 Sep
Paediatric & Emergency First Aid - Certificated Course
This course is aimed at those people who are responsible for applying first aid treatment and care to children under the age of 8 in an early years setting. It meets the criteria set by OFSTED. The duration of the course is a minimum of 12 contact hours which is held usually over two days including the continuous assessment. This qualification is renewable every three years. Two certificates are awarded Paediatric First Aid and Emergency First Aid at Work.
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15 Sep
Paediatric & Emergency First Aid - Certificated Course
This course is aimed at those people who are responsible for applying first aid treatment and care to children under the age of 8 in an early years setting. It meets the criteria set by OFSTED. The duration of the course is a minimum of 12 contact hours which is held usually over two days including the continuous assessment. This qualification is renewable every three years. Two certificates are awarded Paediatric First Aid and Emergency First Aid at Work.
15
15 Sep
Primary PE Co-Ordinator's' Network Meeting
These network meetings are aimed at the PE Co-ordinator and will provide the latest subject updates and an opportunity to network and share ideas.
16
16 Sep
First Aid At Work (3 days)
This certified course meets the full requirements set by the HSE in accordance with the Health & Safety (First Aid) regulations 1981' and the Approved code of practice and guidance L74. The duration of the course is a minimum of 18 contact hours which is held usually over 3 days including the independent assessment. This qualification is renewable every three years, certificates are issued to successful candidates.
16
16 Sep
Schools Health & Wellbeing Network Meeting
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17 Sep
First Aid At Work (3 days)
This certified course meets the full requirements set by the HSE in accordance with the Health & Safety (First Aid) regulations 1981' and the Approved code of practice and guidance L74. The duration of the course is a minimum of 18 contact hours which is held usually over 3 days including the independent assessment. This qualification is renewable every three years, certificates are issued to successful candidates.
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Newsletter Issue #5
13 Jul
Newsletter Issue #5 is the final publication of the year and introduces you to an insight for September 2020 as well as dates for the diary - Tuesday 15th September School Sport Network meeting - Friday 23rd October Peer Led CPD - Formative Assessment & Core Tasks Information regarding #UNITEMARK and how to apply for this award. Please not application deadlines are 15th July 2020. Although we are into the final week of term the team are still available to offer support throughout the Summer, contact us via email schoolsportspartnership@gateshead.gov.uk Keep an eye on our social media platforms to see update for the holiday period. Thanks SSP Team www.gatesheadssp.org.uk
Newsletter Issue #4
09 Jul
The team are delighted to see such high level of engagement in the various projects that they have available. As a result we have made a decision to extend our activities into the Summer Holidays. Please find attached the lasted Newsletter #4 which is full of information about Funding, #UNITE, SLAs, Swimming and more. Keep an eye on our social media platforms to see what else we have planned. Thanks SSP Team www.gateseadssp.org.uk
Promoting Staff Wellbeing
09 Jul
Promoting Staff Wellbeing The July newsletter covers a wealth of material to help us understand wellbeing in the workplace. Self -Care is a priority, not a luxury and if we want to improve school performance, we also need to start paying attention to everyone's wellbeing. The newsletter has a number of external links, including Apps, Videos, Podcasts and General Websites. We hope that you are finding all our newsletters informative and useful!! Many thanks. General enquiries for the team can be sent to enquiriesps@gateshead.gov.uk
How Covid-19 is Affecting Mental Health of Children & Young People
09 Jul
Week 16: How Covid-19 is Affecting The Mental Health of Children and Young People (CYP) D A T A R E L E A S E J U L Y 0 6 2 0 2 0 New data released by Kooth shows the psychological toll the Covid-19 pandemic is taking on children and young people. The new figures highlight an increase in prevalence in eight key presenting issues. It is particularly concerning to note that in the past year, the number of children and young people presenting with anxiety/stress symptoms have increased by 53%, those experiencing suicidal thoughts have increased by40% and those presenting with loneliness have risen by 134.7%. It’s never been more important to offer safe, accessible and early help for those who are struggling now with their mental health and emotional wellbeing; technology offers us the ability to overcome the significant barriers we all face in delivering this critical support. Please download the attachment to read the article in full.
Kooth LIVE Forum Topics July 2020
09 Jul
Please Click Here to navigate to the Resources Hub and view Useful Documents for the July Forum Topics and also, infographics around the impact of Covid-19 which you will hopefully find useful. These are the topics that will be being promoted on our discussion boards during the month of July.
July Newsletter
08 Jul
Newly Qualified Teachers ALERT! NQT LA Induction Training Programme 2020-21· The training programme in the coming academic year will be delivered using a combination of online and centre based training. This is to ensure we follow all government guidance relating to the COVID 19 pandemic. Changes may need to be made depending on the latest advice. If you would like a copy of the programme please email: educationGateshead@Gateshead.Gov.UK; once completed and returned the CPD Team will gather and collate the information. It is essential that they are provided with a personalised email for your NQT. The educationGateshead Recovery Curriculum 2020-21 Are you thinking about how to help your children and young people when they return to school in September? Our Recovery Curriculum could be the answer you are looking for! We’ve had some fantastic feedback from those who have already accessed the materials and training programme. those who have already accessed the materials and training programme. Please download the attached newsletter for further information and training course details. Click the link to go to the training section Training Courses